Sports Notebook

Jaguars romp vs Akimel

Jaguars romp vs Akimel

The Aprende Jaguar Girls basketball completed their second straight undefeated championship season, beating the Akimel Rattlers 43-28 in the Kyrene League Championship game at Corona del Sol High School.

New head VB coach holds optimistic view

The Aztecs’ boys volleyball team, with a new head coach, Geoffrey Horewitch, are in the midst of region play, hoping to keep their state playoff hopes alive among Division I Arizona High School teams with a 9-7 record as of April 13.

Fortune seems to smile on track & field

Over the past four years and especially since winning the DI state championship in 2014, Corona has strived to continue its legacy of providing a quality track and field program that attracts all kinds of athletes who want to be a part of the Aztec team.

Sports Notebook: Speed, consistency boost Aztecs’ advantage

Sports Notebook: Speed, consistency boost Aztecs’ advantage

A great deal of speculation before the season started, for the four-time defending D1 state champions Corona del Sol Aztecs, centered around the resignation of former head coach Sam Duane, Jr. and the departure of 6-11 sophomore Marvin Bagley III, last year’s azcentral.com sports Player of the Year.

Aspiring athletes seek guidance from outside coaches

By Kody Acevedo High school practice isn’t enough anymore. That’s what aspiring athletes are finding out these days. Young players like Jared Zarate, a junior baseball player at Corona del Sol High School, are turning to outside experts to reach their goal of obtaining athletic scholarships. Gone are the days of the tri-sport athlete. Today […]

New coach spurs culture change for lacrosse

New coach spurs culture change for lacrosse

By Kody Acevedo It’s starting to become as mainstream as football or basketball, but there is still a lot of work to be done for the leaders of the Aztec lacrosse program at Corona del Sol to reach that point. While schools such as Hamilton, Gilbert and Desert Vista have established lacrosse programs, Corona del […]